Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd) color information

The hexidecimal color, #2411dd, is a variation of "Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache)" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic blue". When people spot this color, Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. Shades of "generic blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #2411dd

#2411dd is made up of (36, 17, 221) in RGB colorspace and (83.71, 92.31, 0.00, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2363869 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #3300cc. White should be used ontop of #2411dd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #2411dd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #2411dd luma #45.72
Websafe hex #3300cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(36, 17, 221) Adobe RGB (37.00, 24.00, 216.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(14%, 7%, 87%) Closest named color Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache)
rgba rgba(36.0, 17.0, 221.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, 61.42, -157.01)
cmyk cmyk(83.71, 92.31, 0.00, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (29.41, 68.31, -93.49)
hsv hsv(245.25, 85.11, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 115.79, 306.15)
hsb hsb(245.25, 91.95, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -6.80, -112.68)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #2411dd while the second is the "compliment" #ccdd11.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #2411dd is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #ccdd11.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #2411dd

Lighter shades are produced by blending #2411dd with white

Darker shades of #2411dd

Darker shades are produced by blending #2411dd with black

Faux-Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache) (#2411dd)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #2411dd with gray

Gradients including #2411dd

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #2411dd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#2411dd → #ccdd11
#2411dd → #6558e7
#2411dd → #ffffff
#2411dd → #8811dd
#2411dd → #150a84
#2411dd → #1166dd

How #2411dd looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #2411dd on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #2411dd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #2411dd

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#2411ddmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #2411dd

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#2411dd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #2411dd

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #2411dd
Java new Color(36, 17, 221);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 36, 17, 221);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:36 green:17 blue:221 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(36f, 17f, 221f);
Swift UIColor(red:36, green:17, blue:221, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dd1124
Python Color('#2411dd')

Base Conversions of hex color #2411dd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #2411dd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2363869 while the individual RGB conversions are: 36, 17, 221.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00100100 00010001 11011101
Hex 24 11 dd
Octal 44 21 335
Decimal 36 17 221

Icons incorporating the color #2411dd

If you're considering using #2411dd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #2411dd on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #2411dd colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #2411dd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #2411dd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #2411dd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #2411dd background.
This text is hex color #2411dd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #2411dd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #2411dd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #2411dd and white (#ffffff) background.